Eclipse is an astronomical phenomenon wherein a celestial body is completely or partially obscured by another. An eclipse occurs when three celestial bodies are aligned. The term "eclipse" is used to denote either the solar or the lunar eclipse. A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes in front of the sun, blocking it out partially or completely. This results in parts of the earth being covered in the shadow of the moon. On the other hand, a lunar eclipse occurs when the earth crosses between the moon and the sun, which casts a shadow of earth onto the moon. An annular solar eclipse will take place on Sunday, June 21, 2020, which will be visible from northern India, China, south Pakistan, and other places around the world. Hence, this week's topic features the eclipse.
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